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Unformatted text preview: phones, new features, the internet and the digital
Beyond text messaging and voice calling, teens reported using several other features of
their cell phones. The chart below provides a high -level snapshot of the percentage of
teens who use their handset to go online, email, access social network sites, instant
message, take/exchange pictures, take/exchange video, play music/games, and make
purchases. The ensuing sub -sections provide more detailed analysis of the usage patterns
associated with these technological affordances. Pew Internet & American Life Project Teens and Mobile Phones | 92 associated with these technological affordances. A sizable minority of teens use their cell phone to go online. In examining how and how often teens use their cell phones to go online, the survey
asked about general internet use, email, and social network sites. While these areas do
not comprise an exhaustive list of activities, they reflect some of the key aspects of
Pew Internet & American Life Project mobile internet use among teens in the U.S. Teens and...
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This document was uploaded on 03/12/2014 for the course INFORMATIO 101 at Rutgers.
- Fall '13